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Baseball on Friday, April 21, 1972

This research section allows you to see a list of events that occured on a particular date in baseball history. Games, standings and feats are available since 1957 while other data is available since 1903.

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Games and Standings
Births, Deaths and Debuts
Feats and Milestones
VisHomeBoxWinning PitcherLosing pitcherHome RunsBest Hitter Impact
New York Yankees4Boston Red Sox5BoxRay Culp (1-1)Mel Stottlemyre (0-2)NYA  B Murcer (1)Danny Cater (32.5)
Baltimore Orioles6Cleveland Indians0BoxDave McNally (2-0)Milt Wilcox (1-1)BAL  B Powell (1)Boog Powell (13.0)
California Angels6Texas Rangers7BoxDick Bosman (1-1)Clyde Wright (0-2)TEX  F Howard (1), D Nelson (1)Sandy Alomar (17.9)
Cincinnati Reds4Atlanta Braves3BoxGary Nolan (2-0)Ron Reed (1-1)ATL  R Carty (1), D Evans (2)  CIN  J Morgan (1)Dave Concepcion (26.5)
San Diego Padres2Los Angeles Dodgers12BoxAl Downing (1-1)Bill Greif (1-1)LAN  W Crawford (1), W Davis (2), J Lefebvre (1)Manny Mota (13.6)
St. Louis Cardinals1Montreal Expos2BoxBill Stoneman (2-0)Rick Wise (0-2)NoneTed Simmons (15.3)
Chicago Cubs0New York Mets2BoxTom Seaver (2-0)Burt Hooton (1-1)NoneKen Boswell (16.2)
Pittsburgh Pirates3Philadelphia Phillies2BoxRamon Hernandez (1-0)Chris Short (0-1)PHI  T McCarver (1), D Money (1)  PIT  V Davalillo (1)Gene Alley (34.5)
Houston Astros7San Francisco Giants3BoxJim Ray (1-0)John Cumberland (0-2)HOU  L May (1), J Wynn (1)Doug Rader (19.0)
Standings as of this date
American League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Baltimore Orioles51.833--2281-04-1W3Game Log
Detroit Tigers22.5002.010111-21-0L2Game Log
New York Yankees23.4002.510140-32-0L1Game Log
Boston Red Sox23.4002.512160-12-2W1Game Log
Cleveland Indians23.4002.510162-10-2L1Game Log
Milwaukee Brewers12.3332.5761-20-0L2Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Oakland Athletics41.800--1690-04-1W3Game Log
Kansas City Royals33.5001.511150-33-0L3Game Log
Minnesota Twins22.5001.518112-20-0W1Game Log
Texas Rangers23.4002.013241-31-0W1Game Log
California Angels23.4002.013240-12-2L2Game Log
Chicago White Sox23.4002.02190-32-0W2Game Log
National League
EastWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Montreal Expos401.000--1572-02-0W4Game Log
Pittsburgh Pirates42.6671.021192-12-1W3Game Log
Philadelphia Phillies33.5002.017171-12-2L1Game Log
New York Mets22.5002.0890-12-1W1Game Log
Chicago Cubs24.3333.019221-31-1L3Game Log
St. Louis Cardinals15.1674.013191-30-2L3Game Log
WestWLPctGBLRFRAHomeAwayStrkGame Log
Los Angeles Dodgers61.857--42185-11-0W5Game Log
Houston Astros42.6671.535293-01-2W4Game Log
San Francisco Giants43.5712.030264-20-1L1Game Log
San Diego Padres34.4293.018320-13-3L2Game Log
Cincinnati Reds23.4003.024221-01-3W1Game Log
Atlanta Braves17.1255.518401-20-5L6Game Log

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